November 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;11/5/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 17, p12
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. Mexico's polyester fiber production has fallen by 50% in the last five years, due to illegal imports of textiles from Asia. The European Commission had cleared Basell Corp.'s proposed $19 billion acquisition of Lyondell Chemical Co. According to Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting, ethylene capacity in the Middle East is expected to double by the year 2010.


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